Go Back   plecoplanet Forums > Pleco Forums > Pleco Health
Plecoplanet on Facebook

Notices

Pleco Health Pleco ailments and health concerns.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 25-06-18, 08:07
TurboGSX TurboGSX is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
TurboGSX's Flag is: United States
Location: California
Fishkeeping Experience: Beginner
Breeding Experience: None
Posts: 1
Gallery: 0
Helpful Posts
TurboGSX is on a distinguished road
page Common pleco LG Ick or fungus? Picture included

Hi I was a complete beginner to aquariums a few weeks ago, got two common plecos to eat algie and keep our pond clean. To keep it short that was my ignorance. Now they are in a 29gal aquarium with 10 glofish and 6 neon tetra. I am building them a 100+ gallon indoor also but before I start moving them around anymore
I want to cure the one bigger pleco that has a white growth on its nose. Its appears to be loose and I thought It was a bad case of ich from the pond. A couple neons got ich when I put them in together, before I noticed the pleco was sick. Been treating them all for 10 days at 32c for 4 days than 31c for 6, been changing around 30% of water every 2 or 3 days. Also for the last 5days been using a mild dose of jungle ich cure. Just want to make sure this is ick before I continue. Should I maybe remove the one pleco who is the only one showing signs of any illness? Sorry for the long long post. And thanks for anyone who can help.

Edit: everyone seems healthy otherwise and is eating good.
Picture attached Its the white stuff on his nose. no other signs.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20180625_000335.jpg (295.8 KB, 8 views)

Last edited by TurboGSX; 26-06-18 at 02:43.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:55.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Designed by: vBSkinworks